1-mile run: 4:14.44
Handled the opening leg of the Boilermakers' top distance medley relay squad in 2008, which captured the Big Ten Indoor Championship bronze medal with a time of 9:57.06.
Posted Purdue's fastest one-mile run time of the 2008 indoor season, crossing the line in 4:14.44 at the Iowa State Classic.
Alexander James Folk was born April 10, 1989, in Toledo, Ohio.
Is the son of Jeff and Beth Folk.
Has one brother, Joshua, and three sisters: Vanessa, Hillary and Natalie.
Majoring in general health science.